Presentations

TEENS (Yr 7-12)

Finding the Love That Satisfies 

Is finding real love still possible? In this presentation, Simon shares 7 ways that you can begin loving your future spouse before you meet them and find the love that satisfies!

Are We Dating?  

How do you know if your more than friends? In this presentation, Simon will offer 7 ways to approach dating that will eliminate drama and free couples to date purely, honourably and with sincerity.

YOUNG ADULTS

What to Do Before “I Do” 

Does marriage still last forever? In this presentation, Simon will reveal 5 secrets to laying a strong foundation for a lasting marriage, all before saying “I do!”

Women Only: The Feminine Mystery 

This talk is designed to explain Saint John Paul II’s understanding of The Feminine Genius. By understanding the call and what is required to be authentically feminine, women can focus on the importance of building a Culture of Life. In this talk, Madeleine will address the deepest desires of the feminine heart and how to fulfill them in a sex-saturated world.

Men Only: Rediscovering the Masculine Heart

Where are all the men? In this presentation, Simon will share the struggles that catholic men face in today’s culture, and offer 5 tools to help us rediscover the masculine heart and live out our identity and mission.

Sexual Desire: A Call to Love 

In this presentation, Simon shows how Christianity does not attempt to annihilate desire, but rather reorientate our desires towards God  who alone can satisfy! Find out how understanding the meaning of sexual difference, and our deepest desires are the keys to authentic sexual liberation.

Theology of the Body and the Saints 

In this presentation, Madeleine will explore Saints throughout the history of the Catholic Church and their response to Chastity and living a life of sexual virtue. This talk will highlight key themes in Saint John Paul II’s Theology of the Body and how the saints have embodied this teaching through their union of body and soul through virtue. Madeleine will highlight key virtues and practices in the lives of the saints that everyone can strive to imitate on their journey to holiness.

The Way of Beauty 

Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoevsky claimed that ‘Beauty will save the world.’ This statement is in many ways, both, radical and multifaceted. If our culture is in desperate need of restoration and it is possible that beauty could be the key to this restoration than it is worth investigating both the essence and ability of beauty to transfigure a broken world. However, for beauty to restore, it must first be restored. This talk will explore the depth and vastness of the concept of beauty as an intricate and complex wonder that speaks to the core of the human heart. Madeleine will discuss the need for beauty to be restored in our culture today through our relationships and approach towards suffering.

ADULTS: ENGAGED, MARRIED, & PARENTS

Parenting Purity to Teens 

In this presentation, Simon draws from his own upbringing and youth ministry experience to share how important it is that parents understand their role as primary sex educators of their teens. Teenagers are starving for the truth about love and relationships; Simon will explore ways to guide your teen through the difficult years to ensure they give and receive the love they were made for! 

How to Build Authentic Intimacy 

What is authentic intimacy? In this presentation, Simon powerfully presents the truth that nothing is as important or urgent as the relationships in our lives. Find out how to commit each day to building strong, intimate and deeply powerful relationships!

The Joy of Married Love 

In this presentation, Simon will borrow from the wisdom of St Paul’s Letter to the Corinthians and Pope Francis’ commentaries from Chapter 4 of Amoris Laetitia, to provide practical ways that married couples can deepen in love and intimacy.